Tagged Ori Parnaby

Project Isaiah to help the hungry

Project Isaiah, the Jewish community’s annual High Holidays food drive benefiting the Community Food Bank, begins Sept. 1 and runs through Oct. 2. The project is named for the Prophet Isaiah, who when asked why we fast on Yom Kippur, responded, “Is it not to share your bread with… Read more »

Desert tastes on tap for Jewish Tucson brunch

Iris-folded pomegranate card by Anne Lowe

Jewish Tucson will hold a bagel brunch on Sunday, Aug. 30, 10:30 a.m. to noon at the Tucson Jewish Community Center. The event will allow newcomers, and those looking for a deeper connection within the Jewish community, to meet representatives of synagogues and local Jewish agencies and organizations and… Read more »

Concierge, new website enhance local Jewish community outreach

Ori Parnaby

This fall, Tucsonans will have two new ways to connect with the many programs and services offered by the Tucson Jewish community: a concierge service and a revamped, interactive jewishtucson.org community website. Ori Parnaby, the concierge, started in her new position Sept. 2. Her office is at the Tucson… Read more »